[Act Beyond Borders - Sony CSL]

A word from Hiroaki Kitano,
President and Chief Executive Officer

[Open Systems Science]

A word from Mario Tokoro,
Founder & Executive Advisor


December 18, 2014 A New Enterprise: Sony Global Education, Inc.
Sony Corporation and Sony Computer Science Laboratories, Inc. have announced plans to establish a new company. Sony Global Education, Inc., will offer online educational services in various countries after it is incorporated on April 1, 2015.

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December 11, 2014 Smartphone guide "Tohaku Navi"
Free rentals of smartphones/tablets are now available at the Tokyo National Museum to experience the new feature added to the museum's official smartphone guide app "Tohaku Navi" (until Dec. 4). The new feature uses speech synthesis engine to create guides for a selection of recommended art works.

You can also download the app to your iOS/Android devices for free, so why not spend some time at the Tokyo National Museum and appreciate the art exhibition? "Tohaku Navi" app will be your guide!

# Sony CSL was involved in preparing contents for this application. 


November 7, 2014 New York Symposium 2014
Sony CSL held its first-ever symposium in the United States in September, 2014.

You can read about it from here:


October 1, 2014 New Publication
The new book series "Computational Models of Language Evolution", edited by Luc Steels and Remi van Trijp, has now been officially launched at Language Science Press.

The series' launch started with the publication of five volumes, including contributions by Luc Steels ("The Talking Heads Experiment"), Remi van Trijp ("The Evolution of a Case Grammar") and Michael Spranger ("The evolution of grounded spatial language").
September 29, 2014 New Article
CNET article on CSLDeputy Director of Research, Jun Rekimoto's talk at MoMA followed by an interview.


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November 20, 2012
Added researcher Yuji Yamamoto to the "Members and Interests" page.
November 14, 2012
Added researcher Ken Endo to the "Members and Interests" page.
January 19, 2011

A new page to introduce the Video Lectures by CSL researchers has been added.